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Liberal incumbents sweep U of T ridings

CBC News calls Freeland, Anandasangaree, Khalid re-elected
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Liberal MP Candidate Chrystia Freeland. DINA DONG/THE VARSITY
Liberal MP Candidate Chrystia Freeland. DINA DONG/THE VARSITY

Liberal incumbents have kept their seats as MPs for University–Rosedale, Mississauga–Erin Mills, and Scarborough–Rouge Park.

According to CBC News, Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s foreign minister, won UTSG’s riding by 3,045 votes, with 55 of 207 polls reporting, over her New Democratic Party challenger Melissa Jean-Baptiste Vajda.

Iqra Khalid won again in UTM’s riding by 4,032 votes over Conservative Hani Tawfilis, with 120 of 216 polls reporting.

In UTSC’s riding, Gary Anandasangaree was re-elected by 12,501 votes, with 125 of 196 polls reporting, over his Conservative opponent Bobby Singh.